Trine University

Angola • Indiana

How Many Students? 4,998
Student / Faculty Ratio 14:1
Max Credits that Transfer 89
Avg Financial Aid Package $25,000

Trine University is dedicated to serving the adult student.

We understand and appreciate that you have many choices in achieving your educational goals. Our faculty and staff are committed to providing you with an innovative learning experience that will take you to the next step in your professional life.

Our programs are presented in an accelerated eight-week format, with available delivery methods of online or at a location near you.                    

Transferring Credits

  • Transfer up to 89 credit hours
  • No expiration on transfer credits
  • College-level courses completed with a C or higher grade are eligible to transfer
  • Prior learning and lifetime experience credit accepted
  • A minimum of 30 credit hours must be completed at Trine University to earn a bachelor degree (the last 30 credits must be completed at Trine)

Admission Requirements

  • Cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • Must be at least 21 or have completed an associate degree
  • Official transcripts

*Applicants who do not meet minimum academic requirements may be conditionally accepted

Application Deadlines

Spring Term I begins Jan. 17, 2017. Deadline for application is Jan. 3.


SPS Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Semester Costs (per credit hour)

  • Undergraduate tuition - $390
  • Undergraduate engineering tuition - $490
  • Graduate tuition MBA, MSCJ, MSL, MSEM, MSIS (domestic) - $505
  • Graduate tuition MBA, MSL, MSIS, MSEM (international) - see International Tuition
  • Undergraduate tuition assistance for military (active duty only) - $250

*An additional $100 per credit hour tuition charge will apply to all online courses.

Tuition discounts are available:

Dean's discount - $100 per credit hour for students who have completed an associate degree with a GPA of 3.0 or higher

Phi Theta Kappa discount - $125 per credit hour for students who have completed an associate degree with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and are Phi Theta Kappa members


Trine University has eight education centers to serve you:

Financial Aid

Trine's private education can be as affordable as tuition at a larger public university.

  • Ninety-eight percent of Trine students receive merit- or need-based financial aid.
  • U.S. News and World Report ranks Trine as one of the top schools for graduating students with the least amount of debt.

For more information about financial aid, call 877.294.4878 or visit